1965 Ferrari 275 GTB Speciale Coupe – Most Expensive Car sold US $8,085,0,000

1965 Ferrari 275 GTB Speciale

The One-of-a-Kind 275 GTB Speciale – A True Masterpiece of automotive art. Built by Carrozzeria Pininfarina for the personal use of Battista Pininfarina, featuring numerous bespoke coachwork details and desirable 6-carb engine.

Displayed at the Frankfurt, Paris, Torino, and Brussels motor shows. A fixture in a major private collection and mostly unseen for the past 25 years. The cars history and provenance documented by Ferrari historian Marcel Massini.

3,285 CC Tipo 213 SOHC V-12 Engine
Six Weber 40 DCN Carburetors
265 BHP at 6,500 RPM
5-Speed Manual Transaxle
4-Wheel Vacuum-Assisted Dunlop Disc Brakes
4-Wheel Independent Suspension with Wishbones and Coil-Over Shock Absorbers

Classic car auctions are among the greatest classic car events in the world, with the opportunity to see up close and in detail some really rare and valuable vehicles and the 2018 auction was a supremely successful event. More than 2,600 cars changed hands, and US $248 million has been spent to purchase them. Classic cars, classic trucks, performance cars and rarities thrilled enthusiast and turned heads. There were the most notable car brands such as Porsche, Lamborghini and Ferrari.

The 275 GTB Speciale Coupe is the most expensive steel-bodied 275 GTB which was sold. It’s one of only four built from the legendary Pininfarina and the sole surviving model.

Different to the regular 275 GTB and incorporates additional features. The car has a much more luxurious interior, and the exterior has no port window on the driver’s side. A rear diffuser has been added to improve aerodynamics, and the functioning of the coupe is superior to the conventional models. The smaller front fenders and more notable indicators fit perfectly to the redesigned front grill. The interior has high-grain leather upholstery, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and other comfort-enhancing capabilities. The 1965 Ferrari 275 GTB Speciale Coupe is fitted with an ultra-powerful 3.3-litre V12 engine which could produce 265bhp. The vehicle is rear wheel drive and has a 5-speed manual transaxle gearbox transmission that’s smooth and comfortable to use.

A breed that’s passing into extinction. They do not make sports cars like this anymore, but this the one is the only survivor, and in more than 50 years since she first took to the roads, she is still going strong and turning heads in respect with beauty from a bygone age.

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